Networking DevOps Engineer (Principal Systems Engineer/Programmer)

Job Description

TECHNOLOGY SERVICES GROUP (TSG) is the central infrastructure services group with a proven track record of innovating to help BNY Mellon and its customers have most reliable, nimble and cost-effective solutions in the financial services market place. BNY Mellon App Engine technology is leading edge with industry first PasS/IaaS fully integrated solution, combined with enterprise standards for developers.

 

TSG is building next generation scalable, efficient data center as a service using the latest innovation infrastructure. Building on top of the cloud deployments in BNY Mellon, we are aggressively automating and bridging the green field cloud with the existing virtual computing environments.

 

As a global investments company, BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments, and safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets.  Every day, our Technology employees make this happen while also seeking out new ways to do it more efficiently and effectively.  As part of BNY Mellon’s global Technology organization, you’ll have the opportunity to engage with some of the best and brightest technology/business/financial minds to find new and better ways to exceed our clients’ expectations and build the future of financial services. With more than 230 years of industry leading experience under our belts, you might even say that we are the original Fintech.

 

TSG Data Center Application Services team is looking for a highly motivated Network DevOps Engineer with experience in Programming of Network Infrastructure components. You will work closely with the Engineering teams to develop automated approaches to manual tasks thus by reducing time to deliver and risk of misconfiguration. This person will also work closely with the Compute and Storage teams to build upon this automation to automate the overall provisioning to reduce time to build.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform highly complex analysis, design, development, tests, and debugs of Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Functions Virtualization (NFV).

  • Analyze and apply advanced methods, theories, and research techniques in the investigation of complex networking problems. 

  • Integrate SDN and NFV solutions into existing network infrastructures to help automate and increase efficiency in network operations.

  • Develop novel advance networking architectures and designs using the latest open source and vendor technologies.

  • Test vendor and open source SDN and NFV products in a lab environment.

  • Plan and conduct major technical phases of significant projects by coordinating the efforts of technical support staff and the performance of assigned projects.

  • Operate and enhance our Data Center network infrastructure, including the lab.

Principal DevOps Network Engineer/Programmer->> Serves as subject matter expert in leading the design and development of the most complex application problems, system administration issues, or network concerns. Performs systems management and integration functions. Conducts and leads complex analysis to correct systems, applications, software, and hardware that are not compliant with Corporate policy/procedures. Works closely with external vendors on large and multifaceted infrastructure engineering projects. Works closely with Application Development and Quality Assurance and Testing teams to understand infrastructure needs during the development and testing processes. Applies IT expertise in strategizing how to best develop infrastructure that will allow development and testing processes to be secure and efficient. Provides expert input and recommends processes in developing project plans. Monitors project progress and provides regular status reports to management team. Evaluates the effectiveness of the organization's existing infrastructure technology. Is an expert on current industry trends and emerging technologies. Analyzes trends to recommend and implement upgrades that enhance the reliability and efficiency of the IT infrastructure. Contributes to the achievement of Infrastructure Engineering objectives.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience is required, advanced degree is preferred.
  • Ten to twelve (10-12) years of related experience is required.
  • Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.
  • Three or more (3+) years of experience with Linux
  • Two or more (2+) years of experience with REST API development.
  • Strong understanding of network fundamentals.
  • Proficient in one or more programming languages, – Python, Go, Ruby, etc.
  • Knowledge of network configuration protocols – NETCONF, YANG, REST-CONF, etc.
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Ability to identify network operational task and automate them via Python, Ansible, etc. is preferred.
  • Experience developing REST based web services is preferred.
  • Ability to lead an effort to improve network functions with DevOps mindset is preferred.
  • Experience with new technologies – SDN, VXLAN, etc. is preferred.


BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.


Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Jersey City
Internal Jobcode: 45199
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Technology Services Group-HR06725
Requisition Number: 1917027